All schools in District 211 have unique ways of marking Veterans Day every year. From school-wide assemblies to veteran breakfasts and classroom presentations, each school takes time to thank and learn from those who have served in the United States Armed Forces.
With the District currently operating in a hybrid education model as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, social studies teachers took a new approach to mark the day. Some of the elements of annual celebration remained the same, such ...
As students and staff across William Fremd High School and the District adjust to social distancing, Fremd’s theatre department found a new method to perform their fall play, “The Theory of Relativity,” by Neil Bartram and Brian Hill. The department filmed their production and are currently streaming it at Showtix4u.
The play is described as a look at interconnected lives, told through a collection of songs, scenes ...
The Illinois High School Association announced the 2020 Student Section Showdown Champions. For the second consecutive year, William Fremd High School was named the Class 3A/4A champions. Fremd’s repeat is the first in the event’s six-year history.
The event consists of schools submitting videos of their student sections during various events. The videos are then judged by the IHSA Student Advisory Committee. The videos are judged on a variety of categories including sportsmanship, spirit, student participation and originality.
Schaumburg High School senior Courtney Larsen has been competing in pageants for nearly a decade. On September 26, she achieved a milestone when she was named the 2020 National American Miss Illinois Teen.
Larsen said she was shocked when announcement had been made.
“There were definitely tears shed,” she said. “I have never won a title before.&n...
Township High School District 211 has announced that their annual College Night will be held virtually, October 20, starting at 6:00 p.m. The event will consist of four 25-minute sessions, during which attendees will be able to choose from eight presentations hosted by college and university representatives.
Currently, more than 30 colleges and universities will be participating in the virtual meetings. As students ...
October 12-16, is National School Lunch Week. Throughout District 211 members of our food service department have continued to work to ensure that, even during remote learning, out students have access to stable meals. To date, District 211 has provided more than 1 million meals since the initial move to remote learning, and our food service staff continue to pack more meal bags every day while still providing normal meal service for teachers and staff members working in the schools.